Plains Painted Drum

Eastern Plains/Prairie Indian painted hide drum.

Circa 1900

Dimeter – 9 to 10″    Depth – 2 1/4

Most likely from the Kansa People – which included Kickapoo/Sac and Fox and Prairie Band of Potawatomie in the northeast corner of Kansas.

Hide stretched over a band bend wood. Design is partially faded, but depicts a human.